PORT CHARLOTTLE, Fla. – The St. Bonaventure baseball team improved to 6-2 as they defeated Maine, 4-3, in the Snowbird Baseball Classic.
Maine claimed two runs in the top of the fifth to bring the score to 3-2, but the Bonnies responded with a run in the bottom half of the frame as Dilts hammered his second home run of the season to make it 4-2 in favor of the Brown and White.
One more run from Maine in the top of the seventh brought the score to 4-3, but two shutdown innings in relief from Reid Van Woert held the Bona lead and earned them the victory.
Connor Grey picked up the win for the Bonnies on the mound, improving to 2-1 on the season. Grey tossed seven innings, allowing two earned runs and striking out four.
Van Woert earned his second save of the season as he threw two hitless innings with three strikeouts out of the bullpen.
Terashima and Dilts led the way offensively for the Bonnies, each going 2-for-4 at the plate with a run scored. Cole Peterson, Jared Baldinelli, Matt Eastman, Vaccaro and LaCongo added a hit apiece to make up the Bonnies' nine total hits.